|Yukon charity worker in 'lockdown' amid violence in Haiti - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:09:34 EST|
'We've just had to sit at home because it puts ourselves at risk trying to go out and do anything,' Morgan Wienberg said Friday from Les Cayes, Haiti.
|N.W.T. gov't officials shoot wolf near Detah ice road - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:10:29 EST|
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources says it had gotten several reports of a wolf roaming around Detah.
|'Close-knit' Air Tindi holds memorial for pilots killed in plane crash - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:33:55 EST|
Air Tindi hosted a celebration of life for Will Hayworth and Zach McKillop, the two pilots who died in a crash near Whati, N.W.T., in January.
|Teens charged in drive-by paintball attack to go through rehabilitative justice program - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:04:20 EST|
The boys were charged last fall after a couple of paintball shootings in Whitehorse. They'll go through a alternative justice program, in order to have the charges dropped.
|Trichinosis infection found in Sanikiluaq, health dept. warns - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:31:48 EST|
Nunavut's health department says trichinosis has been found in the community of Sanikiluaq — the infection is often caused by eating a worm in raw or undercooked polar bear meat.
|Quebec women's group petitions Canada to end residual sex-based discrimination in the Indian Act - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31:27 EST|
An Indigenous women's association in Quebec has launched a petition to end discrimination in the Indian Act, which they say continues to affect Indigenous women and their descendants despite multiple amendments to the act.
|Indigenous lawyer and former Yukon NDP candidate Melissa Atkinson dies - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:36:55 EST|
Atkinson was Yukon's first Indigenous Crown prosecutor, a former chair of the Yukon Human Rights Commission, and the Yukon NDP candidate in the 2015 federal election.
|2 Yellowknife jail workers 'no longer employed' after sexual misconduct investigation - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 EST|
Former inmate Kelly Canadian is suing the Government of the Northwest Territories for more than $1 million for alleged sexual abuse he says he experienced while incarcerated.
|Jury finds 2 women guilty of defaming Dawson City couple - Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:19:55 EST|
Audrey Vigneau and Susan Hermann admitted to writing Facebook posts about a couple involved in a legal dispute over home ownership. They've been ordered to pay the couple $809,000 in damages.
|'They're going to go crazy': Hockey players ready to get back on Cambridge Bay's rink - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:00:00 EST|
Even the lack of a rink couldn’t stop the hockey spirit in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. Mould forced the shutdown of the rink in December 2017 but the minor hockey board created a ball hockey league to keep the league going.